Call + Response
Call + Response (2008)

"Call + Response" is a first of its kind feature documentary film that reveals the world's 27 million dirtiest secrets: there are more slaves today than ever before in human history. "Call + Response" goes deep… More

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Rated: PG-13
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Release Date: October 10, 2008
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Jeff Shannon
Seattle Times

How much impact Call + Response will have is anyone's guess. But when you see a 4-year-old sex slave, ignoring this crisis is no longer an option.

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Brian Miller
L.A. Weekly

Commendable if not compelling.

Robert Abele
Chicago Tribune

All in all, Call + Response makes alarmingly clear how ugly, pervasive and out-in-the-open the trade in humans for sex or labor often is, from the expected places -- Eastern Europe, Southeast Asia -- to our own backyard.

Andrew L. Urban
Urban Cinefile

Laced with the potent music of a dozen bands and solo artists, Call Response is an urgent call to arms in the war against modern slavery.

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Neely Tucker
Washington Post

It's a documentary with its heart and its outrage in the right place.

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Matthew Nestel
Boxoffice Magazine

The piece is well-executed, and compiles some strong takes from folks that are calling out modern-day slavery and are determined to topple its infrastructure.

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